Issue - meetings

Joint Public Health Strategy

Meeting: 25/02/2019 - Executive (Item 378)

378 Joint Public Health Strategy pdf icon PDF 75 KB

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The subject of the decision


The Policy Manager (Health Improvement and Inequality) submitted a report which sought member’s approval of a Cumbrian Joint Public Health Strategy.

The Director of Public Health attended the meeting to present the document to Executive alongside the Portfolio Holder for Housing, Health and Wellbeing.


Councillor C McCarron-Holmes moved the recommendation; this was seconded by Councillor A Smith. The recommendation was unanimously agreed.


Alternative options considered


Not to align with the Public Health Strategy and to develop a standalone strategy.


The reason for the decision


To demonstrate our individual commitment and by working with the other local authorities and our partners to improve health and wellbeing within our communities by tackling the wider determinants of health and wellbeing.


The decision




That the Cumbria Joint Public Health Strategy be adopted.